Mayor Ballard to swear in 9th IMPD recruit class

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INDIANAPOLIS (May 31, 2014)- Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard will join Director of Public Safety Troy Riggs and IMPD Chief Rick Hite to swear in 58 new police recruits on Monday.

The current 9th recruit class is made up of 47 men and 11 women.  Twelve percent of the recruits are hispanic, 28 percent are black and 60 percent are white.

Two more recruits are expected to be added in the coming days.

FOX59 News will be there when the recruits take their oath.  Watch for the story Monday on FOX59 Morning News and FOX59 News at 4.